A film by Bouli Lanners

2008 Belgium - Drama


Yvan, a short-tempered man in his forties, sells old American cars. His life isn't much of a thrill. However, the night he surprises Elie breaking into his house, he doesn't beat him up. Quite the opposite, he grows a strange affection for the adolescent and even decides to drive him back to his parents. This trip will lead them through a wide spaces Belgium, filled with improbable characters, and might help Yvan to close for ever a chapter of his life.

  • cast

    • Fabrice Adde (Elie)
    • Bouli Lanners (Yvan)
  • crew

    • Producer
    • Jacques-Henri Bronckart (Versus)
    • Screenplay
    • Bouli Lanners
    • Cinematography
    • Jean-Paul De Zaeytijd
    • Editing
    • Ewin Ryckaert
  • infos

    • Running time
    • 85 min
    • Format
    • 35mm - Scope

awards & nominations

  • Cannes 2008 - Director's Fortnight


screenings in festivals & markets